Phyllis Galembo was born in New York and received an MFA in Photography and Printmaking from the University of Wisconsin at Madison in 1977. She has exhibited at Steven Kasher Gallery, Reflex Art Gallery, Hasley Institute of Contemporary Art, F.I.T. Museum. Galembo is the author of "Divine Inspiration from Benin to Bahia", "Vodou: Visions and Voices of Haiti", and "Dressed for Thrills: 100 Years of Halloween and Masquerade Costumes". Her photography is included in numerous public and private collections at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Library of Congress in Washington, DC, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and the New York Public Library. She currently resides in New York City.
Phyllis Galembo is featured in Edition: Festivus